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Samsung Galaxy S8 or iPhone 8 - what we know so far

10 April 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

  The Samsung Galaxy 8 was unveiled at a media event in New York a few weeks ago, while the iPhone 8 will be unboxed in September. How is the battle of the big brands shaping up?

ACCC takes Apple to court over repairs policy

10 April 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

  If you get your broken iPhone or iPad screen repaired by a third party, it does not entitle Apple to refuse you service for other faults, says the ACCC.

How to back up your Apple iPhone or iPad

02 April 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Don't risk losing valuable data, important memories and personal collections of music or files. Before updating to any new version of iOS, you should always back up your device to iTunes or iCloud as a safety precaution. 

iPhone SE gets double storage at no extra cost

23 March 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

It's not often we get something for nothing, but in the case of Apple doubling the iPhone SE storage, that's exactly what we got.

Apple quietly releases cheaper iPad, (RED) iPhone and new accessories

22 March 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Apple took down its online store for a couple of hours of "scheduled maintenance" yesterday and then quietly put it back up with a whole slew of new products.

iPhone users warned "Don't upgrade to iOS 10.3 without backing up first"

20 March 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

When you update your iPhone to iOS 10.3 you risk losing the files on your phone - photos, music, documents - if you don't back up first. Apple has warned customers to back-up to avoid the risk of potential disaster.

What's better: Letting my battery run out then recharging it, or keeping it constantly charged up?

05 March 2017 by Yuan Gao 0 Comments

It's one of those age-old questions, how can I get my battery to work harder and last longer? Read on for all you ever wanted to know about the iPhone battery - and the answer to that dinner party question. 

Is it worth paying for an extended warranty for your work iPhone?

20 February 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Just last week I heard about an Australian enterprise buying an extended warranty for their corporate iPhones because they had been told their Apple warranty "only lasts 12 months."  At best this advice is a half-truth. At worse, it's downright misleading!

Tablets are no replacement for laptops - iPad sales dive 19%

18 February 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

No matter how often Tim Cook says it, consumers are not buying into the hype - iPads are not a replacement for a laptop. 

Apple will replace defective iPhone 6S batteries for Australian users

30 November 2016 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Hot on the heels of the Samsung combustible battery, comes Apple's defective iPhone 6S battery. In response to a rising tide of frustration, Apple has this week agreed to replace batteries for Australian users.